York Street gardens will close at 3 p.m. on July 28, Aug. 1 and 3 for concerts. York Street gardens and the Children's Garden will close at 3 p.m. on Aug. 4 for a private event. Other early closings.
There are 14 varieties of lavender under cultivation in rows in the three-quarter acre garden to demonstrate growing lavender as a crop, while several more varieties of lavender are grown as ornamental plants within nearby perennial beds. Included are a rock garden, labyrinth, pergola, stone patio and retaining wall.
These lush native plant gardens around the Earle J. Sinnamon Visitor Center demonstrate what is possible when gardening with native plants. Designed by Lauren Springer Ogden and Scott Ogden, it features beds with different growing conditions, including the Rain Garden, Moist Meadow, North Slope, and Dry Prairie.